WWII - 1943, Ukraine: Nazi Occupation of Ukraine - Villagers & Germans
Ukrainian cities, villages and collective farms photographed by traveling German unit.
Women gathering bundles of grain & stacking; harvesting wheat men in traditional clothes. High pan across flat river basin & destroyed houses seen in passing. Woman carrying bundle of ?? Man (German?) walks behind thistle or large poppy. Farmer fixes metal wheel of horse-drawn cart talks to German. Women sorting wool in village. High shot Orthodox church in wooded valley.
04:02:46 Aerials over industrial area, city & salt (?) marshes.
04:03:28 Farmer carrying child on shoulders. Oxen pulling hay cart w/ farmer & family on back. Women bundling grain; scything. Man hammers piece of metal in village.
04:04:59 Women carry child-sized coffin out of church, walk along road & others women follow. Small boats on river. Young German? women load back of cart w/ belongings, one w/ violin - bid farewell to farmers; waved off as they go by villagers & German officer.
04:06:48 Youths help w/ reservoir fortifications (?) supervised by Germans - Ukrainian boys filmed as if Hitler Youth members. Gathering of townspeople, many w/ dogs. Nazi officers watch, soldier wields stick to see which dogs suitable for guard dog training. German? sports car through crowd. Cattle grazing.
04:09:01 Ukrainian man giving German official shoes & suitcase made from woven straw, given piece of paper by officer. Farmer w/ horse-powered water wheel or pump in cornfield next to church. Farmyard scenes, threshing w/ horses & roller; woman gathers straw. Farmer shows chaff separated from wheat?
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